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A view of a city filled with fall colors, from "Top US Cities to Visit for Fall 2022"

Top US Cities to Visit for Fall 2022

Fall is a great time to travel! From the cooler temperatures and shorter days to the fresh start of the new school year and holidays that fill your calendar, many people are looking forward to the coming fall days...
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Colleen Kelly and family at the Schloss Mirabell & Mirabell Gardens, on the steps where The Sound of Music was filmed, from "Family Travel to Salzburg, Austria"

Family Travel to Salzburg, Austria

Austria, in itself, is filled with rich history and beautifully preserved baroque and medieval buildings. It spills over with castles and palaces and is rich in culinary and historical delights...
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Giant clog playground at the Nelis’ Dutch Village, "Nelis' Dutch Village Showcases the Netherlands in Holland"

Nelis’ Dutch Village Showcases the Netherlands in Holland

Are Dutch wooden clogs comfortable? According to the local students employed at Nelis’ Dutch Village family fun park in Holland, Mich., “Yes, as long as you wear a lot of socks!”
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Colleen Kelly's daughters at a bavarian restaurant, from "Traveling with Teens to Europe: Munich, Germany"

Traveling with Teens to Europe: Munich, Germany

We all have missed traveling, and this year it seems everyone is back on board to start traveling—or even perhaps, planning that long-awaited European vacation!  This summer, I decided to bite the bullet and took the much anticipated trip with my family to Europe to show my teens Germany, which my husband and I visited
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Los Cabos: Part 1 – For the Kids!

Ready for a spring break fit for the whole family? Whether you have kids, teens, or young adults that you are bringing along for a vacation, Los Cabos is a perfect getaway to warm beaches and accommodating resorts! Cabo San Lucas is a city that resides on the tip of the Baja Peninsula in Mexico.
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Historic Ireland – Dublin & County Monaghan

Dublin always seems to be at the top of everyone’s list when it comes to traveling to the Republic of Ireland. As it should! Not only are there a million things to do in this city, but Dublin Airport is one of the airports you can arrive in when traveling with Aer Lingus, the official airline of Ireland. We
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Belfast…and Beyond!

When Americans plan a trip to the island of Ireland, sometimes forgotten is carving out the time to journey upward to Northern Ireland. Not only does the northern coast dazzle with incredible natural landscapes along the water, but the city of Belfast continues to welcome tourists into its open arms.  Here are the highlights from
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Road Trip to Petoskey

After a long winter of being inside the home, you might just be in need of a family getaway… Look no further than the quaint area of Petoskey! This bustling northern Michigan town is located right on the edges of Lake Michigan, where the air is crisp and the vast waters beg to be sailed
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5 Countries with the Most Beautiful Beaches to Visit This Summer

Who doesn’t love the beach? The swift, blowing winds take the tension and worry away from you. The luring sunrises and sunsets present elegant and mesmerizing scenes. Beaches are probably the most visited places during the summer in many countries. Many families visit the beach to enjoy the summer holidays. The children play for hours
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Taking a Staycation in Ireland? 4 Things to Do

The luscious natural landscapes and the warm cozy nights in quaint little pubs that Ireland has to offer make it a great place to live. Why bother blowing your budget on a package holiday overseas when you can explore the many places nearby that you may not have had a chance to visit in a
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5 Travel Tips for Immunocompromised Travelers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

COVID-19 has been a trying time for most of us, but particularly for people who are immunocompromised. Dealing with a weakened immune system means that you are more likely than most to not only catch the virus, and learning to navigate health precautions while traveling can be a big obstacle. As travel comes back on
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Key Toddler Essentials for a Fuss-Free Journey

For new parents, travelling can be a challenge, whether it’s a road trip or a short-haul flight. If they’re young, Colleen Kelly recommends limiting your travel time to 4-6 hours or taking frequent breaks. However, adding a few key essentials to your shopping list can make your next journey stress-free. It’s all about packing smart
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